The latest ad "did not represent the diversity of Real Beauty, which is something Dove is passionate about and is core to our beliefs", Dove said.
"The ad is meant to illustrate the benefits of using Dove VisibleCare Body Wash, by making skin visibly more handsome in just one week".
The advert has sparked a lot of debate on social media, with some saying the advert implies darker skin is "dirty". After the advertisement sparked a debate about racial sensitivity, many took to social media and chastised the beauty brand, even threatening to stop purchasing its products.
LT: Context for the Dove ad scandal: there is a long history of racist ads used to sell soap in the West.
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The ad quickly received negative perception from the public, with many describing the ad as racist and whitewashing.
Global soap brand Dove, apologized on Saturday, Oct. 7 for posting what some called a racially insensitive Facebook advertisement. In 2011, Dove released an ad that lined women up based on their skin tone with "before" and "after" above each person.
Dove apologized on Facebook by writing, "Dove is committed to representing the beauty of diversity". Another added, "Aaaaand Dove wipes out all the progress they've made with body positivity in one day".
While some may question Lecrae's decision to boycott Dove about an advertisement aimed at women, he previously revealed his passion for speaking out against the mistreatment of any group. "We do not condone any activity or imagery that intentionally insults any audience".
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Gove added: "The truth is that the entirety of the cabinet want the prime minister to concentrate on doing the job". Communities Secretary Sajid Javid backed his fellow Cabinet member, saying Ms Rudd's comments were "spot on".
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The inventor charged with her death is a Dane named Peter Madsen and who fully denies the charges of murder. He slipped and lost his grasp on the incubate, which at that point hit her on the head, he said.
Indian bowlers performed in unison as Australia were restricted to a meagre 118 for 8 when rain stopped play after 18.4 overs. From there on, India took complete control of the game with Yadav and Jasprit Bumrah (2-17) among the wickets.
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Rivers 3 TDs lead Chargers past Giants
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Ghana begin World Cup with a win
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TMC pricks BJP on allegations against Amit Shahs son
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Iowa State stuns No. 3 Oklahoma 38-31
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Jackie Chan Confirms That Rush Hour 4 is Happening
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